International Society of Bassists – New Music Summit Fort Collins, Colorado, 2015 Personnel: Mark Dresser – base Sebastian Gramss – base
Opus One, arranged by Marty Paich, performed by Terry Gibbs Big Band, March 26, 1982 for WGBH-PBS TV. Trumpets: Bill Berry, Pete Candoli, John Audino, Conte Candoli; Trombones: Benny Powell, Charlie Loper, Dick “Slide” Hyde; [More]
9 September, 2016 – Festival “Jazz à la Villette”.   Personnel: Tigran Hamasyan – piano Arve Henriksen – trumpet Eivind Aarset – guitar Jan Bang – samples, live sampling
Jaki Byard with Strings! is an album by pianist Jaki Byard recorded in 1968 and released on the Prestige label. This out-of-print album is quite unusual. Although pianist Jaki Byard is technically featured “with strings,” [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Henry Mancini was a significant writer for films who used the flavor of jazz in some of his movie scores. Mancini gathered an impressive cast of top players consisting of [More]
Track listing: 00:00 Marcela Mangabeira – All I Want For Christmas Is You 03:21 Monique Kessous – Last Christmas 06:20 Tahta Menezes – Happy Christmas (War Is Over) 09:53 Cecilia Dale – Jingle Bell 13:21 [More]
Cyrus Chestnut (born January 17, 1963) is an American jazz pianist, composer and producer. In 2006, Josh Tyrangiel, music critic for Time, wrote: “What makes Chestnut the best jazz pianist of his generation is a [More]
Track listing: A1 Softly 0:00 A2 Taking A Chance On Love 4:19 A3 Easy To Love 8:21 A4 Long Live Phineas 12:20 A5 I Didn’t Know What Time It Was 14:56 B1 I’ll Remember April [More]